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snapshot of the Gay Pride Flag

The LGBTQA Student Alumni Club’s First Big Event: Long Island Pride

By Julianne Jimenez, student, SUNY Empire State Collegee

The SUNY Empire State College LGBTQA Student Alumni Club will be marching in the Long Island Pride Parade in Huntington, New York June 13, 2015. ... MORE

Melba Tolliver stands with President Merodie Hancock

Alumni Spotlight: Melba Tolliver '98

By David Henahan, director of communications, Office of Communications and Government Relations

Melba Tolliver ’98 (at center left), the first black person ever to anchor a network news program, has received the SUNY Empire State College 2015 Distinguished Alumni Award. ... MORE

Other News

SUNY Empire State College Offers New Leadership Institute—Now Accepting Applications, By Andy Binder, community outreach and events coordinator, Academic Affairs

Mentor Jim Wunsch Edits City Kids, Special Edition of Journal, By Jim Wunsch, mentor, SUNY Empire State College

Did You Know

Effective with the Fall 1 term (2015), Empire State College will award a $20 per credit grant to all active-duty military, guard, reservists and veterans up to a maximum of 12 credits per term for undergraduate study.

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